[ dɪlˈiːnɪˌe͡ɪsiː], [ dɪlˈiːnɪˌeɪsiː], [ d_ɪ_l_ˈiː_n_ɪ__ˌeɪ_s_iː]
How to use "Dilleniaceae" in context?
The dilleniaceae are a family of flowering plants in the mustard family. The plants are widespread across much of the world, but are particularly common in the temperate and subtropical world. There are about 950 species in the family.
The Dilleniaceae are small to medium-sized plants, typically 2-8 feet tall. The leaves are Alternate, mostly lobed, and the flowers are either white or cream-colored, and are small and tubular. The fruit is a flat, conical seed pod.
The Dilleniaceae are monoecious, with both male and female flowers on the same plant.
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